1959 Connecticut Huskies football team

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1959 Connecticut Huskies football
Yankee Conference champion
Conference Yankee Conference
1959 record 6–3 (4–0 Yankee)
Head coach Robert Ingalls
Home stadium Memorial Stadium
Seasons
← 1958
1960 →
1959 Yankee Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Connecticut $ 4 0 0     6 3 0
UMass 2 2 0     3 5 1
Maine 1 2 2     3 3 2
New Hampshire 1 2 1     3 3 2
Rhode Island 1 2 1     3 5 1
Vermont 0 1 0     4 3 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1959 Connecticut Huskies football team represented the University of Connecticut in the 1959 college football season. The Huskies were led by eighth-year head coach Robert Ingalls, and completed the season with a record of 6–3.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 19 Springfield* Memorial StadiumStorrs, CT W 35–8  
September 26 at Yale* Yale BowlNew Haven, CT L 0–20  
October 4 at Rutgers* Rutgers StadiumNew Brunswick, NJ L 8–20  
October 3 UMass Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT (Rivalry) W 26–0  
October 17 at Maine Orono, ME W 18–15  
October 23 at Boston University* Nickerson FieldBoston, MA L 7–8  
October 31 New Hampshire Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT W 39–38  
November 7 at Northeastern* Parsons FieldBrookline, MA W 30–2  
November 14 Rhode Island Memorial Stadium • Storrs, CT (Ramnapping Trophy) W 34–0  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2015 UConn Football Media Guide (PDF). UConn Huskies. p. 121. Retrieved 24 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "Connecticut Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 24 January 2016.